Tekno who also bears the nicknames Golden Boy of Africa, Slim Daddy, and Alhaji Tekno began his musical career as an instrumentalist playing Keyboard and Guitar while he later rose to prominence 2012. He is known to have associated with fellow artists like Ice Prince, Davido, and Wizkid.
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Tekno Early Life
Augustine Miles Kelechi is a Nigerian record producer, singer, and songwriter born on 17 December 1992 in Bauchi state, Nigeria. And raised by his parents amongst six siblings, five boys, and a girl.
Tekno Miles hails from Ivo Local Government Area, Ebonyi state. He grew up in various states across the federation been the son of an Army officer which eventually led to his ability to speak different languages except for his indigenous tribe, Igbo.
Miles was already a love of music While growing up and got enrolled in a music school at age 8 where he learned and mastered the basics of musical instruments including Piano and Guitar.
Tekno Miles is 28 years old born 17, December 1992 in Bauchi state, Northern Nigerian.
The singer who began at a very young age was signed into the K money group where he released his debut single titled “holiday” which featured vocals from Davido.
The song holiday got positive reviews and was played over-time on top radio stations across the country.
Tekno Miles continued his exploit and got noticed at an event in Abuja by famous Nigerian comedian Julius Agwu following his impressive performance with the song “Onye Ne Kwu”.
Although “Onye Ne Kwu” was the remix of Ice Prince’s “Oleku”. While at the same event, Tekno came across Iyanya and Ubi Franklyn, the manager of Made Men Music Group. He was encouraged to move Lagos so he could further his career.
5 October 2013, a recording contract was announced with the music group with a follow up single “Dance” and “Anything”. Both songs got him nominated for the “Best New Act of the Year” at the 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
Tekno Miles released his hit single “Duro” on 18 June 2015 which went global including top countries like the US and UK. While the song was making waves, a remix was done on 16 November 2015 which featured Phyno and Flavour N’abania.
The remix eventually snapped the number 5th spot on Capital XTRA’s Afrobeats Chart Top 10 for September 2015.
It was no doubt the new Afrobeat artist was on a massive rise and went on to released “Wash” 20 November 2015 produced by DJ Coublon a visual to the song done by AJE Filmworks.
Come June 2018, Miles signed a distribution deal with Universal Music Group Nigeria (UMGN). The who also own credits for songs like “Diana” and “Rara” happened to have written script for top artists like Davido and Wizkid.
Awards and Achievement
Tekno has won a series of awards and also gotten nominated in his career which includes; Best Afro Pop Video, Best Act of the year 2014, African video of the year, and more.
Tekno’s Net Worth
According to a reliable media outlet publication 2020, the estimated net worth of Tekno Miles is $7 million making him one of the richest Nigerian artists. While equivalent in Naira is 2.7 Billion as of 22, April 2020.
Most of his fortune is earned from music sales, streaming right, endorsement deals, and money charge per show.